Unknown Abstract Sculpture - Helmet-Mask "Bwoom" Kuba, Congo RDC
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Helmet-Mask "Bwoom" Kuba, Congo RDC

1930-40

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Kingdom KUBA, CONGO RDC. Wood, copper, glass beads, cowrie, textile. Mask anthropomorphic helm said mask "Bwoom". Ancient royal mask characterized by a prominent forehead, a beaded headband over the eyes, a strong nose and a mouth covered by a copper plate Bois, cuivre, perles de verre, cauris, textile. Masque heaume anthropomorphe dit masque « Bwoom ». Masque royal ancien se caractérisant par un front proéminent, un bandeau perlé sur les yeux, un nez fort et une bouche recouverte par une plaque de cuivre. Hauteur : 35 cm. Largeur : 26 cm. Biography : « Sura dji » visages et racines du Zaïre.

Details

  • Movement & Style
  • Condition
    Good
  • Period
    1930-1939
  • Dimensions
    H 13.78 in. x W 10.24 in.H 35 cm x W 26 cm
  • Gallery Location
    Pasadena, CA
  • Reference Number
    LU40634734711
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